Anabaptist Center for Religion and Society (ACRS) Breakfast

Where Northlawn, West Dining Room

Duration 1 hour 30 minutes

ACRS Breakfast Presentation brings Ann Graber Hershberger, Chair of MCC US Board of Directors, to help us understand and examine the way MCC is functioning since the major restructuring in 2010. The title of her presentation: “Approaching the 2020 Centennial: MCC as a true binational partnership”.

Ann will describe how the new structure works and has brought MCC 1) stronger connections with the church, 2) clearer lines of accountability within the MCC system,3) healthier relationships between MCC in Canada and MCC in the U.S., and 4) greater clarity between regional and national responsibilities in MCC U.S.

Ann Graber Hershberger has worked in family health, community health, international health, and nursing education since 1976. Ann and her husband Jim, have spent 10 years in church sponsored service in Central America. She has been a consultant for a Nursing School in Nicaragua, and has been on the board of MCC (Mennonite Central Committee) since 1997, and is currently the chair of MCC U.S.

Intended Audience General Public